• Sport

The Pointe d'Andey

You will like the view : the mountain range of Bargy, Les rochers de Leschaux, Arve Valley, and Leman lake...

Sport The Pointe d'Andey Brison


Departing from Brison (74130)
Average length : 01h30
Total elevation gain : 375m
Vertical drop : 375m
Distance : 3km
Signed walking trail
Animals allowed

A real balcony suspended above the Arve valley, this peak culminates at 1877m. Its situation allows a dominant view on all the surrounding summits, particularly on the Bargy chain and the Aravis on one side, and the Mont-Blanc chain, the Geneva lake and the Jura massif on the other.

Way and back
Total elevation gain : 375m
Altitude max : 1877m
Vertical drop : 375m
    1 4

    1/ Once parked on the parking of Solaison (next to the gîte la Fruitière), pass in front of the restaurant de la Bruyère.
    2/ Continue on the road. At the intersection, turn right and follow the visible path going up to the Pointe d'Andey.
    3/ The climb is steady. Be careful, the top of the point is steep and plunges on the Arve valley 1400 m below.

    Sublime at sunset!


    Free access.


    Animals allowed

    Remember to take in your backpack: cereal bars, sufficient water, sun protection and glasses, small first aid kit. It is strongly advised to wear clothes adapted to your hike according to the season and the weather forecast.

    Period of practice

    All year round.

    • Pets welcome
    • Picnic area


    Parking de Solaison Plateau de Solaison 74130 Brison
    Departing from : Brison (74130)
    Latitude : 46.033739 - Longitude : 6.427174

    More informations

    Information update on 28/07/2022 by Office de Tourisme Faucigny Glières